Tag: Cowal

Cowal cancelled; virtual event planned

Cowal cancelled; virtual event planned

For the second year running, Cowal Highland Gathering (CHG) has been cancelled. The Board met today and took the decision in light of the continuing Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. CHG chairman, Ronnie Cairns said: “This was the announcement no-one wanted to make, but in order to protect the safety of competitors, […]

Malin Lewis and Jarlath Henderson.

Diary: Cowal/Bob Shepherd/Celtic Connections/John Wilson

Cowal Highland Gathering may not be the piping and pipe band event it once was but its organisers are celebrating winning a leading tourism prize. Cowal has just been awarded the Best Cultural Event or Festival title at last weekend’s The Highlands and Islands Tourism Awards. Cowal beat the HebCelt […]